Everyone hates that dreaded moment when you walk into a room flooded with water. Whether a pipe burst or your dishwasher or washing machine broke, the sight of water on the floor is nothing but stressful. And after you have had a moment to deal with the shock, the first thought on your mind should be: how do I clean this up? Well, with the help of Clean USA Cleaning and Restoration, the answer is simple. Here are 3 tips for water restoration in your home.
1. Act Quickly
Water can find its way anywhere in your home, quickly soaking into carpeting, flowing onto the walls, and continuing to move to other rooms of the house. You want to stop the flow of water, so be sure to find the source of the water and do your best to cut off the flow. After you have stopped the water, it’s time to work towards drying it up and cleaning the room or rooms affected.
2. Clean the Area
You should begin to start cleaning immediately after stopping the water flow. If water has come into your home via flooding, you’ll want to be sure to thoroughly clean your home due to the debris and dirt that came in with the water. Thoroughly cleaning the area is also important because it prevents mold and mildew from developing due to moisture that was left behind.
3.Get a Professional
If your home has experienced a massive amount of flooding, you should always call professionals to come in and effectively drain the water. Especially if you have, for example, an entire flooded basement, you might need industrial equipment to remove the water. Additionally, after having removed all the water, professionals can thoroughly clean and restore the space. Professionals not only act quickly, but also effectively, leaving your home dry, clean, and sanitized.
The next time an emergency with water strikes, look no further than our professional team to help you. To learn more about our services, please contact us.
For 24HR Emergeny water restoration services call Clean USA. We offer free estimates and will work with all insurance companies for your water restoration clean up. We service water damages in Dekalb County and surrounding communities.
Clean USA has 2 conveniently located offices in Illinois to help better serve our growing list of customers.
Dekalb, Sycamore, Dekalb County and surrounding areas: 920 W. Prairie Drive Suite M. Sycamore, IL 60178
Aurora, Naperville, Dupage County and surrounding areas: 1755 Park St Suite 200. Naperville, IL 60563